Effective Charity Websites

Charities are big business. Recent figures show that $410 billion was donated to charitable causes in 2017. And technology is playing an increasingly important role in those donations. “Technology improvements suggest that more charities will invest and create websites in… Read More

US Economy Swinging Back

Noted economist John B. Taylor, George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution and the Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University, gave an in-depth presentation on the future growth of the U.S. economy… Read More

Scheinfeld Entrepreneurial Awards

Three Milwaukee-area start-ups won prizes totaling $24,000 at the annual James D. Scheinfeld Entrepreneurial Awards Competition at UWM’s Lubar School of Business: First Prize: MIZI The $10,000 first prize winner is MIZI, which plans to introduce makeup tools that are… Read More

SAP Faculty from Around the World Visit Lubar School

The SAP University Competence Center at the Lubar School of Business hosted SAP faculty from around the globe for two major events this July. The first annual SAP Next-Gen Chapter Conference welcomed 130 attendees, followed by the SAP Faculty Bootcamp… Read More

Lubar Alumni Chapter Summer Success Series Event

The Lubar School of Business Alumni Chapter’s summer Business Success Series event was held on June 20 at Victory Creek Investment Services in Franklin. Guests had plenty of time for networking in between noshing on refreshments and listening to owner… Read More

Congratulations to Beta Gamma Sigma Inductees

Congratulations to the inspirational Lubar School of Business inductees who were recognized at the 2019 ceremony of Beta Gamma Sigma, which celebrates excellence in academic achievement among business master’s students, juniors, and seniors. The evening ceremony was held May 10… Read More

Supply Chain Realities for Today’s Business Climate

With e-commerce reimagining the notion of “quick delivery,” it has never been more important for businesses to have effective supply chain processes. A panel of experts explored the question of supply chain logistics in May’s Leaders Converse series at the… Read More

WICPA Presents Paul Fischer with Accounting Educator Award

The Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants has presented Paul Fischer, Jerry Leer Professor of Accounting and Lubar Director of Accounting Programs at UWM’s Lubar School of Business, with its Accounting Educator Award. “I am delighted that the WICPA recognized… Read More

In Memoriam: Jerry Leer

Legendary accounting professor Jerry Leer has passed away at age 99. Leer founded UWM’s accounting program and established a tradition of excellence that continues to this day. He taught introductory accounting, intermediate accounting, and other advanced accounting courses, but he is often remembered… Read More

Good Beer and New Friends on Tap at Lubar Alumni Event

On a surprisingly warm and sunny spring evening, Lubar School of Business alumni gathered to check out the brand-new Good City Brewing facility at Century City I, located west of campus on 31st Street. The event was part of the… Read More